Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
I would rather be ignorant than knowledgeable of evils.
When a match has equal partners then I fear not.
To mourn and bewail your ill-fortune, when you will gain a tear from those who listen, this is worth the trouble.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams.
There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
Excessive fear is always powerless.
The anvil of justice is planted firm, and fate who makes the sword does the forging in advance.
A god implants in mortal guilt whenever he wants utterly to confound a house.
I say you must not win an unjust case by oaths.